Everglades

Everglades

Mapa de los Everglades - Imagen por satélite de la NASA.

Everglades es el nombre de una región del estado estadounidense de Florida y también es el nombre de una ciudad del Condado de Collier en el mismo estado.

Aspectos ecológicos

Los Everglades son una región pantanosa subtropical localizada en el sur de Florida, que tiene una gran relevancia ecológica.

El área es el hábitat de diversas especies nativas, y actualmente está protegida por el Parque Nacional de los Everglades.

Bibliografía

  • Barnett, Cynthia (2007). Mirage: Florida and the Vanishing Water of the Eastern U.S., University of Michigan Press. ISBN 0-472-11563-4
  • Carter, W. Hodding (2004). Stolen Water: Saving the Everglades from its Friends, Foes, and Florida, Atria Books. ISBN 0-7434-7407-4
  • Caulfield, Patricia (1970) Everglades, Sierra Club / Ballantine Books. ISBN 345023536395
  • Douglas, Marjory S. (1947). The Everglades: River of Grass. R. Bemis Publishing. ISBN 0-912451-44-0
  • Douglas, Marjory; Rothchild, John (1987). Marjory Stoneman Douglas: Voice of the River. Pineapple Press. ISBN 0910923941
  • George, Jean (1972). Everglades Wildguide. National Park Service. Gov. doc #I 29.62:Ev2
  • Griffin, John (2002). Archeology of the Everglades. University Press of Florida. ISBN 0-8130-2558-3
  • Grunwald, Michael (2006). The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise. New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 0-7432-5107-5
  • Hann, John (ed.) (1991). Missions to the Calusa. University Press of Florida. ISBN 0-8130-1966-4
  • Jewell, Susan (1993). Exploring Wild South Florida: A Guide to Finding the Natural Areas and Wildlife of the Everglades and Florida Keys, Pineapple Press, Inc. ISBN 1-56164-023-9
  • Lodge, Thomas E. (1994). The Everglades Handbook. Understanding the Ecosystem. CRC Press. ISBN 1-884015-06-9
  • McCally, David (1999). The Everglades: An Environmental History. University Press of Florida. ISBN 0-8130-2302-5
  • Ripple, Jeff (1992). Big Cypress Swamp and the Ten Thousand Islands: Eastern America's Last Great Wilderness, University of South Carolina Press. ISBN 0-87249-842-5
  • Tebeau, Charlton (1968). Man in the Everglades: 2000 Years of Human History in the Everglades National Park. University of Miami Press.
  • Toops, Connie (1998). The Florida Everglades. Voyageur Press. ISBN 0-89658-372-4
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and South Florida Water Management District (April 1999). "Summary", Central and Southern Florida Project Comprehensive Review Study.
  • University of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station and United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service (March 1948). Bulletin 442: Soils, Geology, and Water Control in the Everglades Region.
  • Whitney, Ellie et al., eds. (2004) Priceless Florida: Natural Ecosystems and Native Species. Pineapple Press, Inc. ISBN 978-1-56164-309-7


Enlaces externos

Geografía y ecología
Historia
Recuperación
En los Medios

26°00′N 80°42′O / 26, -80.7

Obtenido de "Everglades"

Wikimedia foundation. 2010.

Mira otros diccionarios:

  • Everglades — is also the name of a city in Collier County, Florida.The Everglades are a subtropical wetland located in the southern portion of the U.S. state of Florida, comprising the southern half of a large watershed. The system begins near Orlando with… …   Wikipedia

  • Everglades — Nationalpark Tropisches Marschland im Park …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Everglades —   [ evəgleɪdz], Sumpfgebiet an der Südspitze Floridas, USA. Geringe Höhen (bis 5 m über dem Meeresspiegel) und mangelnde Entwässerung führen zum Stau der hohen Niederschläge (1 500 mm/Jahr). Im Bereich des Okeechobeesees im Norden wurde seit 1905 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Everglades — Everglades, FL U.S. city in Florida Population (2000): 479 Housing Units (2000): 345 Land area (2000): 0.933339 sq. miles (2.417337 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.252178 sq. miles (0.653138 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.185517 sq. miles (3.070475 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Everglades, FL — U.S. city in Florida Population (2000): 479 Housing Units (2000): 345 Land area (2000): 0.933339 sq. miles (2.417337 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.252178 sq. miles (0.653138 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.185517 sq. miles (3.070475 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Everglades — (spr. éwwerglēds), vorwiegend mit Sägegras (Cladium effusum), hier und da auch mit Sumpfzypressen und teilweise mit bis 1 m tiefem Wasser bedeckter Sumpf im südlichen Florida, 250 km lang, 100 km breit, nur 2,5 m ü. M. Im N. stößt er an den… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Everglades — Everglades, sumpstrækning i den sydlige del af halvøen Florida i Nordamerika. Den danner en slags sydlig fortsættelse af Okeechobee søen, og dens vandstand varierer mellem 1/3 og 1 meter. Bunden, der kun ligger 2 meter over havfladen, består af… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Everglades — 1823, from everglade, from EVER (Cf. ever), perhaps in sense of endless + GLADE (Cf. glade). The distance from the mouth of Hilsborough river to the head of the lake, in a direct line, is about 110 statute miles. The country between them is… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Everglades — /ev euhr glaydz /, n. (used with a pl. v.) a swampy and partly forested region in S Florida, mostly S of Lake Okeechobee. Over 5000 sq. mi. (12,950 sq. km). * * * Subtropical saw grass marsh region, southern Florida, U.S. Covering about 4,000 sq… …   Universalium

  • Everglades — 26° 00′ N 80° 42′ W / 26.0, 80.7 …   Wikipédia en Français


Compartir el artículo y extractos

Link directo
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.